Mitutoyo 293-340 Review

Mitutoyo 293-340 Review

Mitutoyo is known for manufacturing one of the best quality micrometers on the market.  The Mitutoyo 293-340 is a great investment for anyone that needs to measure material less than an inch.  Here’s some information about our favorite micrometer. Pros There is lots to love about this micrometer.  Here’s a list of the pros. Digital LCD Screen – … Read more…

Mitutoyo Micrometer Set 0-6″

A micrometer set is a great investment for anyone looking to measure a wide range of material.  For many people, a nice set of micrometers will last a lifetime.  Here’s some of our favorite sets manufactured by Mitutoyo.  The following micrometer sets are capable of measuring material that ranges between 0-6 inches. Mitutoyo Interchangeable Digital … Read more…

Starrett Micrometer

When you purchase a Starrett micrometer, you know you are getting quality.  If handled properly, these micrometers could last a lifetime.  If you need precise accuracy, Starrett is the way to go.  We have some in our shop that are over 50 years old.  They still work perfectly. Starrett Micrometer Reviews >> Click Here to … Read more…

V-Anvil Micrometers

What is a V-Anvil Micrometer? The v-anvil micrometer is a measuring tool that is used to measure the diameter of cutting tools.  These include reamers, taps, and end mills.  The tools usually have between 3 and 5 flutes. The v-anvil micrometer is also used to inspect the roundness.  This procedure is a result of centerless … Read more…

What is a micrometer?

If you’re asking yourself “what is a micrometer?”, then you found the right place!  We review, test, and calibrate different types of micrometers to help you find the best model for your job.  Let’s get started! So, what is a micrometer? A micrometer is tool built to take extremely precise measurements.  They come in all … Read more…

How to Read a Micrometer

So, you want to learn how to read a micrometer.  What’s the first step?  If you’re just starting out, you may find that reading a micrometer can be tricky.  I remember it took me a while to catch on.  However, once you get the hang of it, you’ll be able to record accurate and precise … Read more…